Self-Designed

This specialization provides you with maximum flexibility by allowing you to design a program that most closely matches your personal and professional goals. You will choose any three specialization courses from the MS in Developmental Psychology program.

Completion Requirements

  • 48 total quarter credits
    • Core courses (33 cr.)
    • Specialization courses (15 cr.)

This sequence represents the minimum credits to complete the program. The number of credits and the time to completion for the program may vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 855-646-5286.

Courses

Quarter Course Code Course Credits
Quarter 1 Course Code DPSY 6002 Course Foundations for Graduate Study in Psychology Credits (3 cr.)
Quarter 1 Course Code DPSY 6111 Course Themes and Theories of Developmental Psychology Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 2 Course Code DPSY 6215 Course Lifespan Development Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 2 Course Code DPSY 6218 Course Gender and Human Development Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 3 Course Code DPSY 6121 Course Development in the Digital Age Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 3 Course Code RSCH 6100Y Course Research Theory, Design, and Methods Credits (4 cr.)
Quarter 4 Course Code Course Specialization course option Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 4 Course Code Course Specialization course option Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 5 Course Code Course Specialization course option Credits (5 cr.)
Quarter 5 Course Code DPSY 6393 Course Capstone Credits (5 cr.)

Specialization Courses

Choose any three specialization courses.
Course Code Course Credits
Course Code DPSY 6114 Course Language and Cognitive Development Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code DPSY 6214 Course Consulting for Organizational Change Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code DPSY 6217 Course Social and Emotional Development Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code DPSY 6228 Course International Perspectives on Human Development Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code DPSY 6242 Course Changing Health Behavior Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code DPSY 6361 Course Human Sexuality Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code DPSY 6400 Course Diversity in Child/Adolescent Development and Learning Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code DPSY 6401 Course Principles/Conceptual Foundations of Behavior Analysis for Children and Adolescents Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code DPSY 6480 Course Organizational Behavior Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code DPSY 6573 Course Child and Adolescent Health Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code DPSY 6574 Course Women's Health Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code DPSY 6701 Course Culture and Psychology Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code DPSY 6719 Course Developmental Psychopathology Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code DPSY 6745 Course Health Psychology Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code DPSY 6755 Course Leadership and Leader Development Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code DPSY 6815 Course Contemporary Gerontology and Geriatric Psychology Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code DPSY 6227 Course Development in an Era of Global Crisis Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code DPSY 6224 Course Psychology of Work Credits (5 cr.)
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